London, South Kensington
9 November 2007
A famille rose 'prunus' bowl, first half 20th century
decorated in the guozhihua style with the gnarled flowering prunus branches extending over the rim to the interior, lingzhi spray to base -- 6 7/16in. (16.3cm.) diam.; and a famille rose jardiniere and two stands, the jardiniere enamelled with tree peony and crab-apple tree, the stands with crab-apple tree reserved on a scraffiato ground, iron-red Qianlong seal marks -- jardiniere 7 1/8in. (8.1cm.) diam., stands max. 6 3/8in. (16.1cm.) diam. (4)
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